Dictionaries Thesauruses

Download A Thesaurus of Medical Word Roots by Horace Gerald Danner PDF

By Horace Gerald Danner

Dr. Horace Gerald Danner’s A glossary of scientific be aware Roots is a compendium of the most-used be aware roots of the scientific and health-care professions. All note roots are indexed alphabetically, besides the Greek or Latin phrases from which they derive, including the roots’ unique meanings. If the present that means of a person root differs from the unique which means, that's indexed in a separate column.

In the examples column, the phrases which include the basis are then indexed, beginning with their prefixes. for instance, esthesia, this means that “feeling,” has as its prefixed roots alloesthesia, anesthesia, and dysesthesia. The directory then switches to phrases the place the foundation itself kinds the start, resembling esthesiogenesis or esthesioneuroblastoma. those root-starting phrases then are by way of phrases the place the basis falls within the heart or the tip, as in acanthesthesia, cryesthesia, or osmesthesia. during this demeanour, A word list of scientific notice Roots locations the note in as many notice households as there are components within the note.

This paintings will curiosity not just clinical practitioners yet linguists and philologists and an individual attracted to the etymological facets of scientific terminology.

Show description

Read or Download A Thesaurus of Medical Word Roots PDF

Similar dictionaries & thesauruses books

Horse Talk

"Horse speak is a enjoyable, informative, and convenient consultant, devoted to assisting humans comprehend Thoroughbred racing and coaching terminology. Over 207 phrases or words outlined, defined and utilized in an inventive sentence by means of the opinion of the writer. except for a few song stipulations, having a bet phrases, and medicines.

Historical Dictionary of Gothic Literature (Historical Dictionaries of Literature and the Arts)

Literary models come and cross, yet a few loiter around longer than others, like Gothic literature which has existed ever because the citadel of Otranto in 1764. in this lengthy whereas, it has unfold from England, to the remainder of nice Britain, and throughout to the continent, and rancid to the United States and Australia, filling within the gaps extra lately.

Historical Dictionary of the Civil War and Reconstruction (Historical Dictionaries of U.S. Politics and Political Eras)

The significance of the Civil battle and Reconstruction within the heritage of the us can't be overstated. Many historians regard the Civil warfare because the defining occasion in American historical past. At stake was once not just freedom for three. five million slaves but in addition survival of the quite new American scan in self-government.

Historical Dictionary of the Berbers (Imazighen) (Historical Dictionaries of Peoples and Cultures)

Berbers, often referred to as Imazighen, are the traditional population of North Africa, yet infrequently have they shaped an exact state or separate country nation. Ranging wherever among 15-50 million, reckoning on how they're labeled, the Berbers have inspired the tradition and faith of Roman North Africa and performed key roles within the unfold of Islam and its tradition in North Africa, Spain, and Sub-Saharan Africa.

Extra info for A Thesaurus of Medical Word Roots

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.42 of 5 – based on 10 votes